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The Internet Reacts To The New Joker

Presenting… Jared Leto’s Joker. Probably not what you were expecting, huh? Here’s the full image of the Suicide Squad’s take on the Joker, tweeted earlier today by David Ayer, its director.


Apple Watch: Australian Review

The next big thing from Apple turns out to be very small, very comfortable and a very smart way of making an iPhone way cooler to use.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Arena on Windows Phone, Swap Heroes on iOS and Leo’s Fortune on Android. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Expect Fines If You Use Your Smartwatch While Driving

While it likely won’t get to the extreme point of having to remove one’s smartwatch to drive, state police plan to classify such devices as potential distractions, in the same league as your mobile phone or GPS, with all the associated fines and penalties.


WIN! A $12k Trip For 2 To The NASTAR Space Flight Simulator In America

Alright, alright, alright guys — this is pretty amazing! To celebrate Interstellar now being available on Blu-ray and DVD, Gizmodo has teamed up with Roadshow Entertainment to send you and a friend to The National AeroSpace Training And Research (NASTAR) Center in Philadelphia. NASTAR is the only non-government facility for G force exposure in the world — perfect for your simulated space flight and overview of what it takes to be an astronaut. Entering is easy!


DSLR Cameras Explained: Beginner Vs More Advanced Features

Gizmodo Video Guide: When does it make sense to step up from an intermediate DSLR to a more advanced model to take your shots to the next level? Let’s take a look…


There Could Be A Second Bid To Buy iiNet

iiNet is officially up for sale, and a wrestle between suitors may be on the cards after a rumoured bid in the works from telecommunications giant M2 Group.


Holden Discontinues Volt In Australia

The Holden Volt is dead in Australia. Long live the Holden Volt.


Hilarious Star Wars Parody Featuring The Cast Of Downton Abbey

Period drama Downton Abbey isn’t well known for its abundance of force-wielding characters. This small detail hasn’t stopped Thomas Barrow (Rob James Collier) from whipping out the red lightsabre to show John Cates (Brendan Coyle) how it’s done. This isn’t a rotoscoped fan creation, no friends, this is the real deal.


Tech Deals: 15% Off Asus Computers Over $500

Now is the time to score a sweet 15 per cent off netbooks, ultrabooks and 2-in-1 convertibles over $500 in the Asus range*. School, work, gaming or entertainment — there’s sure to be deal that matches your needs and your budget.